10 Thoughtful Gifts To Cheer Someone Up

10 Thoughtful Gifts To Cheer Someone Up

In a world where thoughtful gestures speak volumes, there's no better way to cheer someone up than with a carefully chosen gift.

Whether it's a loved one going through a tough time, a family member in need of a pick-me-up, or a corporate gift for colleague facing challenges, the right present can make all the difference.

In this guide, we’ve curated 10 gift ideas to bring joy and comfort to those who need it most.

Navigating the vast landscape of gift options can be overwhelming, but fear not—we've curated a list that not only brightens someone's day but also caters to diverse tastes and preferences.

Whether you need a Christmas gift, a birthday gift or a way to send love and care to a friend, our recommendations are backed by the power of positivity.

With our insights, you'll not only create the perfect gift box but also learn how to tailor your gift-giving strategy for maximum impact.

Let's dive into the world of heartwarming gestures and explore the best gifts to bring a smile to a loved one’s face. Each and every time.

10 Gifts to Cheer Someone Up


Writing your thoughts and feelings down in a journal or aesthetically pleasing notebook is a great way to understand them better.

Journaling also helps improve mental health, boost emotional intelligence and enhance critical thinking skills.

gifts to cheer someone up


We all know chocolate tastes delicious and makes you feel good but dark chocolate in particular also contains powerful antioxidants and flavanols that help fight inflammation and protect against cell damage caused by free radicals.


Brits know there’s little a good cup of tea can’t solve but it can also boost your immune system, fight off inflammation, and even ward off cancer and heart disease.

Mindfulness Cards

This card deck is made up of 52 different mindfulness exercises to help you throughout the day. They serve as the perfect reminder to make mindfulness meditations part of your routine.

Self Care Themed Gift

The Self Care Gift Box encourages taking time out to stay calm, pamper yourself, check in on your mental health, feel good and practice some self love.

Puzzles + Board Games

A good puzzle reinforces connections between brain cells, improves mental speed and is an effective way to improve short-term memory according to the experts at Progress

Letterbox Gifts

If your budget is small, create your own little letterbox gift on our Marketplace. Choose small and flat items – think sheet masks, socks and chocolate bars.

pamper gifts - konjac sponge, chocolate, sheet mask, tea and towelettes

Wellness Products

Add the following to your gift box to cheer someone up:

  • Aromatherapy candles or essential oils
  • Bath salts, soaps or bath bombs
  • Body/hand lotion


Hobbies and Crafts

 If they’re creative, gift them craft supplies or DIY kits.


Handwritten Letters or Cards:

All our gift boxes come with a handwritten card. A thoughtful, handwritten note that expresses your care and support will certainly help to cheer them up.


What do you put in a hamper to cheer someone up?

We suggest:

  • Eye mask for relaxation
  • Cosy socks
  • Gourmet chocolates or candies/sweets
  • Specialty teas or coffee


What gift would cheer someone up?

Choosing a gift to cheer someone up depends on their personal preferences and interests.

Here are some general ideas that can brighten someone's day:

A gift related to their hobbies, such as art supplies, a new book from their favourite author, or equipment for a favourite sport or activity. 

Spa or pampering gifts, like scented candles or bath bombs.

Inspirational books or journals

Affirmation cards or a gratitude journal to encourage positive thinking.

What can I buy to make someone happy?

To make someone happy with a gift, consider their interests, preferences, and needs. Here are some general ideas that might bring joy:

  • High-quality skincare or grooming products
  • Gourmet chocolates, specialty snacks, or a gift box of their favourite treats.
  • Equipment or tools related to their hobbies (art supplies, sports gear, musical instruments)
  • A selection of artisanal teas or coffees

The most important aspect is to show that you've put thought into the gift and considered the person's tastes and preferences.


All our gift boxes come with free next day delivery (2-3 business days) and a handwritten card with the message of your choosing.

Send your gift to cheer someone up today!